Theodore Roosevelt National Park

(U.S. National Park Service)

Theodore Roosevelt National Parkloupe

2782 East River Road
58645 Medora
North Dakota USA

2003

In Honor of a President

When Theodore Roosevelt came to Dakota Territory to hunt bison in 1883, he was a skinny, young, spectacled dude from New York. He could not have imagined how his adventure in this remote and unfamiliar place would forever alter the course of the nation. The rugged landscape and strenuous life that TR experienced here would help shape a conservation policy that we still benefit from today.